Thinking About Technocracy

Where to from here?

Largest solar tower to come on line…UK Guardian via Climate Progress

with one comment

Climate Progess is covering the new Spanish solar tower.   This is the big vision technocratic project ideal that’s now much more prevalent in Europe than the US.  It’s also big in Asia.  Since the US has lost its technocratic inclination to tackle massive challenges, the country seems to have been in decline.  Technocracy calls for a willingness to challenge and tackle problems that might not be solveable.  It’s an element that adds romance to the basic engineering culture necessary to get things accomplished.


Written by ryanlanham

January 3, 2009 at 2:05 am

Posted in Efficiencies

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. […] Following my own note on Spain’s new tower coming on line, Peak Energy reports China is about to start on the […]

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: